WOSU News Archives For: April 13, 2009

Worker Killed At Former Holiday Inn On Lane

12:00AM
April
13, 2009

Elevator inspectors say a safety device was inoperable at the time an elevator mechanic died. The mechanic was working on an elevator at the former Holiday Inn on Lane Avenue when he was crushed Monday morning.

Mortgage Refinancers Face Stricter Rules.

12:00AM
April
13, 2009

President Obama urges Americans with up-to-date mortgages to refinance their homes. The call comes as interest rates sink to their lowest levels in nearly 40 years. The Mortgage Bankers Association reports refinance applications are already up nearly 90% since February. But, those joining the “refi rush” now will also find they must meet stricter rules for documentation.